[CUBE] Printer working!

Marty Levenson martylev at telus.net
Tue May 13 21:50:36 PDT 2003

Thanks to all who sent ideas and advice: the list comes through again! 
I have my previously unsupported Epson Photo 700 working in JAG. 
Gimp-print did the trick.
Multo bene!


On Tuesday, May 13, 2003, at 12:53  PM, Philip J. Robar wrote:

> On Monday, May 12, 2003, at 10:11  PM, Marty Levenson wrote:
>> I would love to get my older photo 700 Epson printer working with Jag 
>> 10.2.6. It is listed on the Gimp supported printers page, but I can't 
>> figure out how to install Gimp. Did I download the wrong file? It 
>> seems I need to know terminal mode (I've never gone there). is there 
>> an easier way?
> What file did you download? You shouldn't be trying to install Gimp 
> (the graphics manipulating program). You are after Gimp-print (which 
> started out as a Gimp's printing mechanism, but is now an independent 
> project). You should have downloaded a disk image called 
> gimp-print-4.2.5-0.ppc.dmg. It contains release notes, a How to doc, 
> and an FAQ. The program itself is a double clickable package - the 
> command line is not needed.
> Note that you also need to install ESP Ghostscript which is also 
> available at the same site.
> Phil
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